KIA Soul EV drives 2,500-miles across UK & Ireland

October 31st, 2016 Comments Off on KIA Soul EV drives 2,500-miles across UK & Ireland

Earlier this year, motoring journalist Jess ShanahanUK & Ireland’s answer to Route 66 to be driven… in an electric car!. Read more ... » drove the Route 57 Road Trip entirely by electricTesla takes UK supercharger network to Sainsbury's. Read more ... » carTesla takes UK supercharger network to Sainsbury's. Read more ... », specifically a KIAKia’s electric car on sale in 2014 – but will it be for UK?. Read more ... » SoulKia Soul EV now on sale in UK. Read more ... » EVTesla takes UK supercharger network to Sainsbury's. Read more ... ». The route was created by hotel chain Jurys Inns as a rival to the USAKia launches hybrid and electric cars. Read more ... »’s Route 66UK & Ireland’s answer to Route 66 to be driven… in an electric car!. Read more ... » and it was done in an EV to disprove various preconceptions the general public still have of them. These include:

According to a recent poll from the AAUK: Motorways to have charging stations for electric cars to encourage more people to switch to battery-powered vehicles. Read more ... », just 55% of drivers considered environmental sensitivity as an important reason when purchasing a new carGo Aberdeen: Electric vehicle no charge cost to continue in Aberdeen. Read more ... ». Only one in eleven considered going hybridPOD POINT: A mobile phone and a charging point is all you need to charge your car. Read more ... » or electric when buying a newKia’s electric car on sale in 2014 – but will it be for UK?. Read more ... » car in the next three years. This shows that many still believe that EVs don’t have the same capability that fuelIts #2013: Second #Upgraded spec #EV (s) are coming to the market. Lookout for deals! #ElectricVehicle #Green. Read more ... » powered carsTesla takes UK supercharger network to Sainsbury's. Read more ... » have but this couldn’t be further from the truth as proved by this road tripAnd so we upgrade from czero "old-faithful" to LEAF Acenta.. Read more ... ».

Using Zap Map to plot the charging pointsCheltenham Bikes installs electric car charging points at its Railway Station HQ. Read more ... » she’d useTesla takes UK supercharger network to Sainsbury's. Read more ... » throughout her journeyExcellent news: Airport installs Merseyside's first rapid car charging point. Read more ... », Jess averaged 95 milesAC & DC: Zoe and Leaf: 8 people London to Cotswold’s #evRoadTrip @OldSwanMinsterMill and LegoLand Windsor. Read more ... » per chargePOD POINT: A mobile phone and a charging point is all you need to charge your car. Read more ... » in the KIA SoulKia launches hybrid and electric cars. Read more ... » EV which varied depending on her speed#Unbelievable #electricCar #ev #Tesla’s $102,000 Battery-Powered Model S Surges Like a Supercar. Read more ... » and the terrain she travelled on. This was more than enough range to get to the next chargerPlug-in car grant extended with extra £400m until March 2018. Read more ... » on the network as they were sufficiently spread out enough across the country to complete the road tripSnaps of the #London - #Brighton - #London #EV #roadtrip. Read more ... ». Jess even came to appreciate the timeIts #2013: Second #Upgraded spec #EV (s) are coming to the market. Lookout for deals! #ElectricVehicle #Green. Read more ... » spent charging as it allowed for her to take in the surrounding scenery more.

Of the KIA Soul EVWow: Best Green Cars in 2015 New Electric Vehicles Hitting the U.S. Market. Read more ... », she mentions that although it’s a heavy car, most of the weight is located underneath giving it a low centreGood Growth: New electric car chargepoints springing up across Worcestershire. Read more ... » of gravity and “amazing handlingAudi A3 Sportback e-tron review (2014 release date) 32EV mile range. Read more ... » through cityTough but gotta be done: Netherlands may ban sale of non-electric cars by 2025. Read more ... » streets and country roads”. It was also so quiet that Jess had a problem with road crossing pedestrians unable to hear it coming!

The entire Route 57 Road Trip was finished in 202016 Nissan Leaf: Gets A Larger 30Kwh Battery. Read more ... » days, having driven 2First carbon-zero taxi service hits UK roads. Read more ... »,500 miles across 4Kia Soul EV set to arrive in 2014. Read more ... » countries. It proved that not only do modern EVs have a sufficient drivingCheapest small #EV lease: Citroen C Zero Special 159+vat/m Offer. Read more ... » range but also that a road trip across the UK & Ireland can be done in an environmentally friendly way.

To see and read more about the journey, check out the online journal and video.

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